1 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 812
GBP 600 - GBP 800
A GRAND TOUR FAN
CAMILLO BUTI (1747-1808), DATED 1788
the paper leaf painted with a scene depicting an aqueduct and amphitheatre, possibly the Palatine looking toward the Colosseum
Signed 'C. Buti'
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The architect Camillo Buti is best known for his neoclassical designs.
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